Gruma SAB de CV
Gruma SAB de CV is a globalized food company, which engages in the activities of production and sale of corn flour, wheat flour, tortillas and related products. It also engages in the producing and selling corn flour in Northeastern Mexico as an alternative raw material for producing tortillas. The company's product portfolio includes wheat flour in Mexico and Venezuela, other types of flatbreads such as pita, naan, chapatti, pizza bases and piadina in Europe, Asia and Oceania. The company operates in the following divisions: Corn Flour and Packaged Tortilla Corn Flour, Corn Flour, Wheat Flour and Other Products and Other. The Corn Flour and Packaged Tortilla division manufactures and distributes varieties of corn flour that are used mainly to produce and distribute different types of tortillas and tortilla chip products in the U.S. The main brands in this segment are MASECA for corn flour and MISSION and GUERRERO for packaged tortillas. The Corn Flour division engages principally in the production, distribution and sale of corn flour in Mexico under MASECA brand. Corn flour produced by this division is used mainly in the preparation of tortillas and other related products. The Corn Flour, Wheat Flour and Other Products division engages in producing and distributing grains used principally for industrial and human consumption. The main brands in this segment are JUANA, TIA BERTA and DECASA for corn flour; ROBIN HOOD and POLAR for wheat flour; MONICA for rice and LASSIE for oats. The Other division includes corn flour, hearts of palm, rice, wheat flour and other products. Gruma was founded by Roberto González Barrera and Roberto M. González Gutiérrez on May 3, 1949 and is headquartered in San Pedro Garza García, Mexico.